New York Times, Monday, August 14, 1995

Author: Ben Wheelock
Editor: Will Shortz
Ben Wheelock
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 36 Missing: {FJMQU} Spans: 1 This is the debut puzzle for Mr. Wheelock. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1995, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Smelter waste : SLAG
5. Cry to Bo-Peep : BAA
8. Grammatical case : DATIVE
14. Game with mallets : POLO
15. Football positions: Abbr. : RTS
16. Having hidden humor : IRONIC
17. Sourness : ACERBITY
19. South Seas attire : SARONG
20. Popular lullaby : ROCKABYEBABY
22. Suffix with item or union : IZE
23. "Kidnapped" monogram : RLS
24. Household sets : TVS
27. Backwoods affirmative : YEP
30. Attack : ASSAIL
33. "That was close!" : PHEW
34. Hawaiian greeting : ALOHA
36. Oil company of old : ESSO
37. Hindu princess : RANI
38. 1966 Beatles hit : PAPERBACKWRITER
41. Stack : PILE
42. Medicinal plant : ALOE
43. Get all A's : EXCEL
44. Author Blyton : ENID
45. Fracases : SETTOS
47. They're either A.M. or P.M. : HRS
48. Bear's home : DEN
49. Russ. or Ukr., once : SSR
50. U.S. soldiers : GIS
52. Wrestling move : SCISSORSHOLD
58. Italian painter : TITIAN
61. Mandela's capital : PRETORIA
62. One who has more fun? : BLONDE
63. Type widths : ENS
64. Passed with ease : ACED
65. Most cunning : SLYEST
66. Computer system : DOS
67. Girl : LASS
1. Trade jabs (with) : SPAR
2. Plumb crazy : LOCO
3. Mr. Guinness : ALEC
4. Russian novelist Maxim : GORKI
5. Corrupts : BRIBES
6. Lawyer: Abbr. : ATTY
7. "____ sow, so shall..." : ASYE
8. Rule out : DISALLOW
9. Many Egyptians : ARABS
10. English conservative : TORY
11. Italian suffix : INO
12. Bordeaux or champagne : VIN
13. Hosp. instrument : ECG
18. Mideast market : BAZAAR
21. BBQ dish : BRISKET
24. Old-fashioned roofing : THATCH
25. Woodworker's facade : VENEER
26. Fudge ice cream features : SWIRLS
27. Talked noisily : YAPPED
28. Actress May : ELAINE
29. Ribbed fabric : POPLIN
31. Arctic hunters : SEALERS
32. Scarf : ASCOT
33. ____ fixe (menu notation) : PRIX
35. Follow, as advice : HEED
39. Baby basket : BASSINET
40. Don't say yes : RESIST
46. Female monster : OGRESS
49. Lots : SCADS
51. Sandbank : SHOAL
52. Trig function : SINE
53. Rushed : SPED
54. "Yes ____?" : ORNO
55. Killer whale : ORCA
56. Fibs : LIES
57. Family members : DADS
58. Atlanta-based cable channel : TBS
59. Not well : ILL
60. Item in Santa's bag : TOY

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